Mobile Unit. Palmerston memories

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Anthony Fleming and James Sutherland Miller discuss their memories of early Palmerston, including roads and waggoners, Shag Point coal mines, flour mill, sod huts, thatching, farming, rabbits, wekas, place names, the pioneer Johnny Jones, the Chinese and their treatment, transport (cars, pennyfarthing, gigs), the mail service and Māori fishing. Actual recording date unknown.

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Year 1948

Reference number 5540

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Credits FLEMING, ANTHONY, Interviewee
MILLER, JAMES SUTHERLAND, Interviewee
New Zealand Broadcasting Service. Mobile Recording Unit

Duration 00:59:35

Date 01 Jan 1948